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  • The TSU Tigers Have Hit Their Stride
    The TSU Tigers Have Hit Their Stride

    The Tennessee State Tigers were not the team they were at the beginning of the season. Everyone was still trying to figure out their roles on the team while they were taking losses. It took...

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  • Did The 49ers Overpay For Jimmy Garoppolo?
    Did The 49ers Overpay For Jimmy Garoppolo?

    The San Francisco 49ers were not expected to be any good last season. True to their expectations, they were not very good to start the season and that lasted for a while. Once Jimmy Garoppolo...

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  • Wholesale Changes For The Cleveland Cavaliers
    Wholesale Changes For The Cleveland Cavaliers

    When the season began, the Cavs looked like a deep team with veterans that would get better as the season went on. They started a little rough, caught fire and then lost steam again on...

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  • Josh McDaniels Pulls The Coaching Okie Doke
    Josh McDaniels Pulls The Coaching Okie Doke

    We had seen this movie before. Bill Belichick had an offensive coordinator and defensive coordinator that were going to accept head coaching positions back in 2005 after their playoff run was over. Defensive coordinator Romeo...

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  • The Cleveland Cavaliers: Defense Is Optional
    The Cleveland Cavaliers: Defense Is Optional

    The Cleveland Cavaliers were picked to come out of the NBA's Eastern Conference before the season started. The thinking was even with Kyrie gone, the Cavs were deeper and would be able to round into...

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  • TSU’s Men’s Team Falls To The Murray State Racers
    TSU’s Men’s Team Falls To The Murray State Racers

    The Tennessee State men's team touched the court again Saturday night as they took on one of the top teams in the conference, Murray State, and one of the best players in the conference, point...

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FB_IMG_1446731210491The dream of writing was one I never knew I had. On a July ride back from Georgia in 2010, my wife and I were listening to sports talk. There was a perspective on a particular sports talk show that I disagreed with. I mumbled, grumbled and was going off on the subject as we rode back to Tennessee. I actually thought I could come up with something better on the discussed topic. Well, my wife put me to the test when she said I should write about it.

From there, my writing started with The Everyday Man’s Sports Blog. I was raw with my perspective. Of course I had no idea what I was really doing. The only writing training I had was English class in high school and college. I took that and made it into what I thought was something that voiced my opinion. And from there, my voice was created.

Over the years, I have written at many different places. From short pieces to lengthy ones, my style has varied. And over that time, a voice developed. It was not one that was similar to another, but my unique voice.

 

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